Elgin High School - Husky Tracks Yearbook (Elgin, OR)

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D E N T I S T Elgin, Oregon PA1NLLSS EXTRACTION WITH SOMNO- FORM Prepared d 11 kinds of Dent 1 W k, Per manently 1 L d Office over O 1 D g St-or Honor g d t North Pacifi D L l College. Att d d N rthwestern I t Denta.1S 11 1 tCh 2 . For the Finest Fresh and Cured Meals In the City, go to the City Meat Market Acme of Neatnees I. A. Hudson, Prop. BROWN ELL'S The old Reliable DRUG STORE Everything in the Drug Line ICE CREAM SODAS 6 McDonalds Candies Ice Cream in . , E. G. Bailey R. C. M ys S. A. Ch p I We Strive for Quality a ap C SPECIALTIES At Roman Beauties Winter Bananas 7 MACK S News Grimes Golden Quality Drug Store Nursery Stock Ready for Prescriptions a Specialty il Delivery the Coming ' Your parents traded with us You trade with us, We hope Your children will trade with us Yours Very Truly The G. M. 8m S. Company 1 Grow An Orchard Start Right Buy home grown trees and you get what you buy. VVe make a specialty of standard and up-todate varieties of apple trees. Our prices are right. We employ no agents. We put only the best which will guarantee success. Springdale Nurseries Thorson 8m Weatherspoon, Props. 1 ELGI N HIGH SCHQCL FOUNDED 1891. ESTABLISHED 1906 TO THE FACULTY OF THE ELGIN HIGH SCHCDOL THIS OUR FIRST ANNUAL IS AFFEC- TIONATELY DEDICATED. CLASS 1910. ANNUAL BOARD 1. Editor-in-Fllief-Mary Hazel S1nith. 2. Business Malnugei'-Elsie Lillian Morris. I.it1-rnry Ilepartmm-nt: AssistantsH.Innior class. Overton Sc-Ott: Sopho- more class, Myrtle Hutc-hinsong Freshinan class. Lulu Hackett. 4. Art Ilvlmrtllleintz Chief Editor-Laurose Bailey. Assistants-Junior. Mabel Arnold: Sophomore. Myrtle Chandler: Freshman class. Elva Cum- niins. 5. Athletic Department: Chief Editor-lllffrv Hazel Smith. 6. Senior Sallies: Chief Editor-Clare Frances Peppe1'. Assistants-Junior. Hettn Spencer: Sophomore. Nellie Rush: Freshman. Melvin Barnes. AIR. C. S. RICH Prim-ipzil of lligh School ic-her of Alntheiiiatix-s and Hun keeping MR. E. G. BAILEY Superintendent of Schools Teacher of Science and History OALA HENLINE Teacher of Mathematics and English X A , his MARITA K. GREENE Teacher of Language and Eng Composition iis CLASS CDF 1910. . S' - NONA MARIE AUSTIN ELSIE LILLIAN MORRIS ,T, V h , , , MARY HAZEL SMITH Gently Comes the world to those who 15 UPG t at She ls ,much lnchnefi Ever gentle, good and true, a friend are Cast in gentle mould. To ohm and talk wlth all mankind. to me, a friend to you. CLARE FRANCES PEPPER LAUHOSE BAILEY A deep love for lcazuing and a zeal For she is wise if I can judge her, for truth. and fair she is. if mine eyes be true. Besides being inclustrlcusly inclined. and true she is as she hath proveal herself. HISTCDRY CDF CLASS 1910 Colors-Scarlet. and black. Flower-American Beauty rose. Oiiicers- President, Elsie Lillian Morris. Secretary, Cline Frances Pepper. Once upon a time there were eight little girls and Hve little boys x ho started ln school together. They had very jolly times but one little girl stopped because she wasn't able to come in from the country. Later another little boy and little girl stopped, the boy going to Hunt- lngton to work for the railroad company, and the little girl to Island City to keep house t'or one. All went merrily on for the rest of the year, but the next year the little circle was broken by one girl and two little boys, wno went away, trying to find a better school. Another little boy and girl did not return. but a little girl came from Fargo, North Dakota, to join the little hunch. The next year the little girl who went to find a better school, came back, finding out that the E. H. S. was the bestg but the boys did not return-one went to farming and the other to roaming. Two more girls joined the jolly circle. One was the Elgin girl who had been :attending school awaf' :ind had i'CllIl'i out that she did not have to leave Sonic to go to school: the other was at lttle girl who livrd in North Powder and hearing of our fine class came and joined it. Our only boy stopped ut thc end ofthe first term. All the friils' tfnrs forlfl rot hold him. A little later two little girls stopped school, one going with her folks to llill City. Kansas, to live and the other stopping on account of sickness. That left only five little girls to finish. 'l'lie next year, our last, we had only five, the one returning who stopped on account of sickness, and the other Secured dnrlniz the surmnfr, :i vicesltion as t:-richer of one The five remaining girls tried very lmvd to get a boy for their rise" hut when the hovs would sec the i-ni..-h they would refuse to joln, ",' 'th the exception of one. which l.:uirosc will succeed ln getting if si: keeps on, Lanrcsc liailey came from Iowa several years ago, going to North Powder, where she lived until she came to Elgin, in the fall of 1908. Laurose is liked by all who know her, she is very jolly, always ready to have some fun, or play a joke on somebody, Altho' she is full of fun, she is always ready with her lessons and the teachers always know she will give some kind of an answer. Mamie Clare Frances Pepper came from iowa when but a small child. She started in the primary grade here and went through the public school and high school, with the exception of one year at Pendleton and one year at Enterprise. She is our brightest pupil and is always present with her happy smile, teasing somebody or inquir- ing about something. She is very sedate and will make a model teacher. Hazel Smith came from Nebraska at an early age and settled in La Grande, where she lived several years, when she moved to Elgin and entered the fourth grade. She has been going here ever since, with the exception of one winter she spent in California. Haze-l is the quiet girl of the seniors. She is always ready to help anybody who needs it Lillian Morris came to Elgin from Fargo, North Dakota, in the fall of 1907. Altho' having lived here so short a time, it seems :is if she has always been with us. Lillian is the chubby one of the class: she is like the old saying: "Short and sweet and hard to beat." Nona Marie Austin came to Elgin from Utah in May, of 1898. entering the second grade. She has been going here ever since. with the exception of one term spent at the Weston Normal. Nona is the lankey one of the seniors and always very quiet. SENIOR CLASS SONG 'She first senior class meets here once again, The five faithful maidens of nineteen hundred and ten And tho' high school days are now nearly gone- We like to think oier the pleasures we've known. And long may our fond hearts recall with great cheer. The feelings which bound us in sweet friendship here. And tho' with no medals we can honor you We've tried to be faithful and loyal and true, And if we have not always been in the right The chief interest at heart was the purple and white. But when we have launched in the world's sea we'll try To gain reverence and fame for you, Elgin High. When time for parting comes, we must confess We will always be proud of our dear E. H. S. And when Father Time goes fleeting fast We will think of the schoolmates we loved in the past. So now our real message to you we will tell And bid teachers and scholars a fond farewell. -E. L. Morris, '10. TO THE JUNIORS SOME OF OUR MOTTOS Sail Seniors sail 1-The School Out upon lifes sea 2-The fafzulty 3-The piano Only dont forget to think 4-The Course of Study Of the lumois three H ww 5-The Annual Board 'l'lirrc is a class of jolly girls We".'e known for quite a while: 'l'l1e1y'll stand for almost anything And always have a smile. And four years long they've worked Without a doubt or frowng And they possess the brightest gills There are in all the town. IN MEMORIAM Liiiili- so hard SENIOR YELL Mushy-wushy, fuzzy-wuzzy, Rah! Rah! Rah! Zen! Seniors! Seniors! 1910! HWISE OLD OWL" So now they'll leave together. The seniors of nineteen ten. Their course is now completed Ne'er to be resumed again. And as they strive in duty, Each in her chosen place, Our hearts will hold forever Each well remembered face. 8 xqh A N.: Q Nglflffi fx li? w""fx"l'lk X 'ew:f,'wlZl rife? f r f t x lixxxxxfxg a QA 5? D 41, J,, l figs -. - gf . Lf! ,"4H553,i' .. I :L ylxww JL' b ff, it if-ff - X , K' ifcwwilt A M6 1,3 as-, ,',c.-1-113 , fax?-'Yilf,' 6,4 v," --4 x - ,I .1-rgf' - 1 'fu , .I . L I X,-4.1 lxs,,, , fe es . ' 1 W ' 'v Q. easiest' . W 7 ff . fa 2. N! w f iilifv-' 4 2' e . l ,ff if ff N Wi' " 1 --.Q ', ' ' '- ,W , 1 ', f ' 1 - O. as tt' , gfffvvf 1 Q NN i O -72? 'ii N X f fmfvwrfve- we QR c t N CLASS PROPHECY. One evening as I sat smoking my old cob pipe, there drifted be- fore me a vision of the Elgin High School. As it happened it was exactly twenty years since our class assembled together in the old school room for the last time. As my thoughts wander, the first one of my class mates that entered my vision was Nona Austin. Tonight I seemed to see Nona sitting by an open fire place: she was reading to a middle aged gentleman who had very light hair, and it dawned on me that this gentleman was no other than Roy Hardy. I knew Roy very well in my school days and I was very glad to know that he was Nona had decided to spend the remainder of their lives together. Next in my dream I beheld Clare Pepper. In the old school days Nona and Clare were always together, and tonight it seemed quite natural for Clare to be the next one to come into my mind. Nona had told her several times that she ought to be a foreign missionary and it seemed as though she had followed her advice, for tonight I could see her standing in a pulpit, and in front of her sat a lot of heathens, who looked as though they were very much interested. Now something very strange appeared to me. In my school days I never once thought but what Lillian Morris would be the first of our class to be married: but tonight I could see her sitting alone on a veranda, softly humming a song to herself. At her feet lay a beautiful Scotch collie, and by her side sat a proud parrot, which was saying: "Don, where art thou?" Lillian was the very picture of happiness. and really she looked very sedate as she sat there, dressed in her white wrapper, Now Laurose Bailey's smiling face came into my vision. Laurose had always been quite a complex problem and tonight I could not quite work out what Laurose's occupation was. I seemed to see her walking down a broad street, and by her side was a hearty gentleman, and if I judged from the loving glances she gave him, he was her husband. . ' Last of my class mates was Hazel Smith. Mr. Bailey always prophesied that Hazel would be the most successful one of our class and it seemed as though he had prophesied rightly, for I could see her in the broad streets of London and in her hand was a music roll, which told me that she was studying music, as she had always told her class mates she hoped to do. Then I could hear Miss Greene playing: "What's the use of Dreaming?" And there my pipe went out, Clare Pepper, '10 CLASS ODE Now the five seniors gay Start upon life's rugged way, Leaving behind them school mates d-ar To be kept in memory year by year: And when the time comes for them to part Sorrow will linger in each loving heart. Yet sometime soon they may meet againg These jovial class mates of 1910. As they enter into worldly strife May each and all have a successful life. S SCOTT A solemn youth with sober phys, Who 1-nts his grub and minds his biz." LC TTIE A. TVTTLE "l love its gentle wurble, I lovo its placid flow, l love to wind my tongue up, l love to hear' it go." CLASS OF' 1911. HETTA SPENCER "A dainty pair of glasses Cn her dainty nose Adds to her look of culture, And to her statue-like repcsz' MABEL ARNOLD "And stll they gnzed, And still the wonder gzew, That one small head could carry All she knew." HISTORY OF CLASS 1911 It was in the fall of 1907 that 18 happy, free fron cire youngsters bounded into the orlice of Prof. Rinehart, saying that thav were ready to be admitt.ed as Freshmen into the E. H. S. It did seem hard for Mr. Rinehart to letall of those children into the H. S. but when they showed such astonishingly good marks, he willingly let the-in enter and so they were registered, some to go on perhaps to finish, some to drop by the wayside. The way the freslvnen studied was known from their remarkable good grades. Miss Pitman thought they were the most studious hunch she had -ver seen. But bye and bye they became delinquent with their studies. Some might inquire for the reason, a reason thev certainly did have: That was foot hall. It may sound small but it sweoily is, was and ever shall be "Great." We had a fine team in the H. S All the freshmen boys held strong positions. Ever since, freshmen boys have held prin- cipal parts in the football team. One by one our class was dwindling down until only half as large as at 'he beginning, So the freshmen year ended with a picnic at the home of one of the class mates who lived in the country. as well as a teacher, he at once gained the respect and friendship of every member of the class. There were nine in the class at the beginning of the Sophomore year- four boys and five girls. The year vias not so very eventful, save for the practical jokes of some jolly mem bei of the class played upon some un- suspecting friends or some of the funny cartoons drawn by Jay Stevenson, the artist of the class. One of the most pleasant events was the trip to La Grande to view Sliakespeafs plav, "The Merchant of Venice," as produced bv Chas. B. Hanford dz tio. We had just finished reading Clie play in English class and our estimahle English teacher, Miss Pitman, accompained us as chap- GFODP. The ending of our Sophomore year was that never to be forgotton trip to Rock Wall, where we spent the dav climbing over the hig rocks and boulders and enjoying the swell spread. It was the beginning of the school year 1909 that Mable Arnold, Overton Scott, Montia Witty, Lottie Tuttle and Hetta Spencer signed up as Juniors. .lust before Christmas Moutia quit because he got an attack of the wandering fever and he has been roaming about ever since. Overton quit after New Years and went to work on a farm. The Junior class is now comprised of girls who work together and will be the Seniors of the next year. :elling some of his funny jokes and letting us know he was a good fellow H. K. S. '11, Oh, the joy of being a sophomore! Teasing those unsopbistioated little freshmen, playing jokes on the faculty. Mr. Bailey was Supt. of E. H. S. for the first time. He looked so stern we had almost made up our minds to be awfully good, but when he began CLASS ODE We are a bunch of kids yet, Freshies, so they say. - But we'11 get there just the same you bet If we don't lose our way. I NVe belong to the tenth grade, And as proud as a turkey gobblerg But when we advance to the eleventh grade, I am sure we'll still be prouder. Now I think I've exhausted my feelings, My brain and my knowledge, too. And I think I would not change the dealings If 1'd jar loose-d o you? R. M. '13 Ten E. ll. Freshmen, starting in to shineg Ida got hlaln, and that left nine. Nine E. H. Sophomores sat up very late: Mark overslept himself and that left eight. Eight E. ll. Sophomores working until eleven .lay wet to Mexico and that left seven. Seven E. l-l. Sophomores always playing tricks June had to leave us and that left six. Six E. H. Sophomores playing with a hive- ONCE UPON A TIMEp Mabel C. got stung and that left five. Five E. H. Juniors going in for moreg Montia got the humming craze and that left four. Four E. H. Juniors as happy as could beg One had to go to plow and that left three. Three E. H. Juniors to Mr. Bailey very dearg 3 All are going to stay in school through the senior year. We will cheer for dear Old Elgin and the cause for which she bled. We will cheer for dear old Elgin in our vofllns 'tillwe're dead 1 Cho. Cheer boys rheer, for Egin's got the ball, My, oh my, oh won't they take a fall, For when we hit their line There will be no line a tall Thrr"'ll be a hot time in Elgin tonight. ELGIN HIGH fTune-Hot Timeb And if we go to heaven We will give the Elgin yell, But if we're not so fortunate we'll give it down ml 2d Cho. Hear our choruses ring out full and free Elgin High we're singing now to thee. And when the contest's o'er How happy we will be, There'll be a vict'ry for Elgin tonight. A CLASS OF-' 1912 POEM We are sophomores What a studious lot we are, Bright and gay, We number three and nine: While the sun shines Nothing in the rules we mar Making hay. And the teacher thinks we're fine On and up till 1912 Each and all have studied wellg When our honors we have gained At com. we'll feel swell. N. E. B. Oflicers- President, Bethel Russell. Secretary, Edith Bailey. You may laugh when we say' it, But. 'tis the truth That this is 'the class that's captured the booth We are shary as a whip And bright as its string, For there lsn't a thing! But our maidens can't bring. And we to our teachers will it so. That sometimes, through pity, they lat us go. For geornery go to Miss tAy:1rsy she will show How simply the problems go. lnstruoting in Caesar Miss Edith tBaileyl shows how Those simple endings are "just somehow." Our English class will surely pass The rules of any school. So there's no need to say. that day after day, CLASS CF 1912 Colors-Red and green. Flower-Dark Red Rose. WHO ARE WE? Our lessons we always have. For when Nell looks at Bess and says "Oh Gee" Have you read your lesson over? Then like a shot, Miss Green gets hot And makes us run for cover. These three 'irls mentioned above Comprlse the palm of the Sophie glove. Now our next study you see is Physical Geography Ollie and Bethel there hold first place And they, n most everything, set the pace. The boys hold no place as you see, For their No. amts only to three. But the boys are so fast That when their school times are past In honor's place, in Hall of Fame, In letters of gold you'll find each name. CLASS CF 1913 - L I' bmi .r ,' , Q Oflicers- President, Hazel Brown. Colors-Old Rose and Nile Green. Secretary-Ethel Pearson. Flower-Lily of the Valley. LEGEND OF THE Should you ask whence these youngsters, Whenoe these children and these babies With the manners of the cowboyg With the impudenec of Satan: I should answer, I should tell you, From the towers of lnion county l repeat them as I heard them, F'i om the lips of Father Bailey, The pzofessor, the big fat man. :should you ask him where tall, young A Found his gill so sweet and loving, I should answer I should tell you In a log house full of spirits In an old and haunted canyon. If still further you should ask me Where our darling little Melvin Found his cigarettes and sweethearts I should answer, I should tell you, ln the lodges of the Pastime, In the main street of the city. Listen to the Freshman legend, To this song of little Freshlesg l?uth, whose heait is fresh and simple, Who beliexes that in all classes Every human heart is human.- Evsn 'ntongsi the high school teachers. There me three who love big hunting, Lynn and liarold, Ehlnney, too. Should you ask me how they hunted. Where they went and all about it, I should answer.l should tell you. To the forests and the prairies, To the big lake of Wallowa, To thehig hills where the ticks bite, , Iva. To the lands where the bears and the Coyotes Feed upon the boys' provisions. Fhould you ask me why Miss Lulu Looks so very sad and lonesome, I should answer, I should tell you . U ,.. all I' ' .V :4"37:. x FRESHMEN That the young man's seat before her Holds no longer the young Junior, Holds no longer her dear Obie. Should you ask me where our Buster Found her little Harvey Patten, Found her joy, her little treasure, I should answer, I should tell you, Dont you know the time when Buster Went to Huntington, the small town, Where she met her little Harvey, Where she met her only treasure. Should you ask me why our Lillie Turns her head to look behind her. I should answer, I should tell you 'Tis because her Leroy blushes, 'Tis because he smiles so sweetly. 'Tis no wonder that our girlie ' Turns her head to look behind her. I repeat this as I heard it From the lips of brave young Reinhold, Our young freshie, our young Dutchman Should you ask me why our Jesse Looks so earnest and sincere, Looks as though he might succeed Taft, I should answer, I should tell you Dons you see him 'round the autos? When he is a man he'll buy one. Fbould you ask me if this ended Ml our freshies' little band, If there were so small a number, I should answer. I should tell you Go you down on Third street, Go you into the large brick school hous Go you to your left and see there All the freshies's little number. Ethel Baker's smiles will greet you, Ethel Pearson's face will please you, As they sit there on the front seat Doing as they are commanded. LITERARY DEPARTMENT Editor-Nona Austin. Assistants-Henrietta Spencer, Robert Brock, Beulah Rhodes. CONTRIBUTORS CONTENTS llenrietta Spencer. '11 1- Elsie Lillian Morris. '10 2 Benjamin Rush. '12 Beatrice Littlefield. '12 5 Myrtle Chandler, '12 5 Robert B1'ock. '12. 7 Nellie Rush. '12. S Edith Bailey. '12, 13 Myrtle Hutchinson '13. IL Beulah Rhodes 12 3 A 1 Christmas One Hundred Years Hence . By Telephone. What I Saw Throug a Half Open Door My First Football Game. Nemesis-A Poem. "Chrismus Gif." Why a Dog Wags His Tail. "Guess Who." From a Freshman's Point of View. Seniors-An Acrostic. , My Feelings on Examination Day. A Storm. CHRISTMAS ONE HUNDRED YEARS HENCE On Christman Eve, in the year nineteen hundred nine, in the little town of Elgin, I crawled sleeplly to bed, and was soon soundly wrapped In slumber, never to awake, it was though by many. It was one cold Christmas Eve one hundred years from the time I had fallen into my deep slumber that I awoke. I was surrounded by many happy beings. They all seemed unaware of my presence and when I began to stir ilt had a tendency to frighten them, and all ran away and leI't me. I lay there and waited, what seemed to me many years, but in reality was only a few minutes, when one of the enchanted being slowly creeping started toward the place where I lay. At last he reached me and sat there a while, eyeing me. Then. as If a sudden thot had struck him. he nut out a soft, velvetv hand and stroked me gently on the cheek. At this time I could not keep from moving, for my heart was filled with joy at Iinding something that would not he afraid of me. When he began to talk I asked him. "what he was." He answered that he was one of the inhabitants of America, llvlng In the city of Elgin. which he said had a popula- tlon of one mllllon, Then I began to notice him and saw that he was blessed wit ha pair of wings. which I had ollten wished for. I then asked him what he meant by referring to my days. He said he ineant the time a. hundred years beforeg it was now Christmas Eve of the year 2U09. I then asked what everbady was so happy about. Ho answered that everybody was happey every day. but today they were extra happy on account of it being Christmas. I thot that I had been wandering around upon our globe and had accidently stumbled off into a world of fairies one hundred years ahead of ours. But he assured me that I was wrong. The next morning when I awoke the sun was Shining in upon my face and I heard these people talking of gifts they had received. My first thot was of the happy times I had had when Christmas came before, and I asked them who brot their Christmas gifts. The answer came in one low, sweet tone from one troat, "Santa Claus." At last I thought I would get up. They told me I was too old. but in spite of their protestations I hopped nimbly out of bed, deter mined to explore the world about me. 'The streets were paved,and I looked up into the sky and saw many big birds which the fairy prin- ces told me were a.eroplanes. This sight brot the thot to my mind and I asked how Santy traveled now. They told me he had the same tcam of reindeers and the same old sled of old. This surprised me and I wanted to know why Santa Claus had not progressed in the way of transportation as well as the others. They answered that he suited the people best the way he had always been. , After we had breakfast we went out and explored the city of Elgin and I saw many inventions, which I had never dreamed of be- fore, and which are too numerous to mention. My enjoyable compan- ions told me, with glad heart that the U. S. was like it used to be. ahead of the other nations in l11OSt everything. After returning to our home we had some wood goose. plum pudding, and many other things that would make your mouth water. if mentioned. so I will not grieve you by telling of them. The afternoon was spent talking of old times. So passed the merry Christmas of 2009. B. R.. '12. Z- R 3 K '-R , x ,fr W-in -'V I "' W 'Q' 2 N if G it 4 'f'fi7iv" iii gr! K 'F XXX , I 1 ' ' X V ,N 1 I I . 7 f' I .Pi X f , A X A f ff X J o 1 A , X t , , 4 1 fl tl f f f RFK if " B ' Ville X X mf fl y 'l , , H K l f f fi I l f ' X " 1 I f qt: ,-.,. k N xi I If G gif z, T 3 f A . G -T 'Q imp A' " ' 1 ,ix 27, 'I 52 - I F X ' I I !4! I 'if it mai ?" f' y I -'Q' ,--. - ' Y' 5 l t x I A ll v T if l it 1 W it R 'Bl ' ,aff V, f I v, is Sil l' .gy 1 H ,I 'I 1 I Q I .nm W em.. X 1 ,fe 445 - ll l .t lx C ii: ff 'Q 't Bic Eflnstigen Beutsrlgen pie glfarlwu: 3301, Qflileis, unh Srlgfnzxriz- E Bic Elmont: Die rote Hftleisclifzxrhe. W filer jvinuxsprurhz Donner lusiig Horan. Biz Q9ffiziv1'iu. 151-zxesihentizx, Nona giilizxrie Qtustin. Bins-igraesihentiu, iftzxuruse igaileg. Sekrzfzxrin unit Snhaizmeisierin, ZEIBTB fnillizm Cilmurris The idea of having a German club first entered our heads that evening when we with trembling knees went up to see llliss Greene to take German exams-and stayed to eat Welsh Raraebit and study the phschyology of hypnotism. Our first meeting was held at Haze. Smiths, where we decided upon "Die 'Lusttigen Deutschenu as a name and HIIIIIHGI' Lustig Voran' as our motto, with red. black and white the colors of the German Hag, as our colors. Our meetings tool place after school and we have had many an enjoyable time gathered at some L. D's home, playing German games, or listening to Miss Greene read German stories wi-th those brilliant German jokes, that we, like true "Dutchmen," would forget to laugh at until the next day. it We didn't attempt much in a social way, the German party being the only affair of tha-t character. lt was held at the Knights of Pythias hall the last of January. The program, in German, was given by the club members, which we hope our guests enjoyed. This was Followed by playing German games, and later a "German" supper, which didn't differ so very much from our American feed, for eating is the same the world over. "Aber wir hat Wiener wursts und Deut sche Kucheu und Koffee, und so weiterf' With the coming of spring, annual board meetings, commence- ment, etc, the German club was disorganized. Here's wishing the club of next year as pleasant times as we have enjoyed. m L. B. 'l0. i .:j.k vw ,. . H +o-I . -so-'.,., .--Q.-W-.. OWN .- f Q - X -74. -. .nn- tl -I Q S 1 1.1 651 4-,. 1 -aff '7- Qc. ,N u. GIRLS GLEE CLUB GLEE CLUB President-Laurose Bailey. Secretary and Treasurer-Clare Pepper. Librarian- The High School Glee Club was organized during the second week of school under the direc-tion of Miss Greene and included in its membership all high school girls who wished to join, beside: members from the teaching corps and grammer rooms. Miss Greene took quite a task in attempting to d1'i1l a crowd of girls, the ma-- jority of whom had had 110 previous training, but you have only to hear our girls sine' to know how ably she managed. The girls fur- iiished entertainment for a number of lodge and school affairs this winter and have had many enjoyable times "amusing" the public. Lulu Hackett. The "Dream," a spectacular entertainment given the 19th dgiy of February, under the auspices of the Glee Club and the direction of Mrs. Roijker, of the Chicago Art School, was a decided success and netted the club a neat sum of money. The popular pa 1 of thc "Dream" were the different choruses by the Glee Club and me pan- tomine "The Bache1or's Dream," which completed the performance. This organization was held together througout the entire school year and has made considerable progress. We hope they may all be together again as strong as ever. fi 1 5 LX. QW I Ye? f fl . li- I 1 X ith I X-5 ..4 FV!! . T ':' r'i' C XL N' 'jg W5 ffffrft N :Qui . -- ,- M Il ffi . X, '- 1 iff" K -u 4 fl 1- 'x ', I' ' ,-V1 Ax f'f I 3 'll 1, X X t fx x - it w. ,f if t. by 3 4 L ijt. . 1 fl' V, .' XE it ,Q N - me 1--1 it 1- xgw+- . it it f f as e T s .. "YI V I It w :, -e , 'I' '11 if B LAN' I' 'J t f if -W-1 MLM- e ff' " ,r,. .. - DEBAUANG TEAMS AFFIRMATIVE: NONA AUSTIN. BEATRICE LITTLEFIELD, ROBERT BROCK. NEGATIVE: LILLIAN MORRIS, BENJAMIN BENDSHADLER. EDITH BAILEY. JANUARY I0 THE AFFIRMATIVE TEAM DEBATED AT ELGIN WITH W. C. H. S THE NEGATIVE GOING TO LA GRANDE K 'fi , ' W ,. if M, Q V 5' ,. , Q f I 'I ff ' R- I I .I I I' ,X 0, R -pt X I ,ig I TW sr A . - xt 'wp r 6-gif-.B it I if x If . 'A -WO E -E A I "5 I I E- l I ll ' 'I I Q' ' .Iimmli-RQ 'ISN xl X X M I 1' J-I I' ill I I II A , III! - 'v ,X H I ' I I If, T fffw " ,I df It A J gl s Ignl -.Lffi-Z QT' ig' -wwf ' 7 DEBATING TEAMS BENJAMIN BENDSHADDLER. LILLIAN U Chief- EDITH BAILEY BEATRICE BONA Chly ., ROBERT BROCK l' l H t A I two fl t ll X tk l f N , 'M le , S xt' I XA I -. X s 'lf LZ? I 'Q , V W S5 L-T The foot hall situation in Elgin High School has been, to put it mildly, interesting. Every game played during the past season was liercely tought, while the most exciting contests came over games that were never played. During the foot ball season, however, excitement is th e rule everywhere among high school. From the lirst of September till after Thanksgiving, the balls of the school building frequently echoed to the songs and yells of enthusiastic foot hall fans The team worked hard on the practice-tield while the rooters enthused in-doors. Then came the game with La Gra ndel The inhabitants of the city who were np earlv enough, stared with surprise at a gay wagon-load of girls. all wearing little purple and white hats, carrying pennants, and yelling as ATHLETICS FOOT BALL LINE-UP Overton Scott. .. .... Full hack Nlontia Witty... ...Rigbthalf Clay Rhodes .... ...... l .ein half Joe Henderson .... ..., Q uarter back Glenn Barnes .... ....,... C enter Melvin Barnes ...,... .... I .eft guard Willard McCulloch .... .... l .eft tackle Roscoe Austin ....... ...... L 1-ft. end Thomas Barnes .... .... R ight guard Frank Hallgarth . .. .... Right tackle Roy Frashier ..,...,... ..... R ight end Subs: Reinhold Klinghammer, Harold Hill, Rolland Thomas and Harold Shin- taffer. Moom-a-lac! Boom-a-lac! Bow! Wow! Wow! Ching-a-lac-al Ching-a-lac-al Chow! Chow! Chow! Boom-a-lac-al Ching-alac-al Who are we? Elgin High School, Yes Siree! loud as ever they could. The rooters were on their way to show what good they could do bv yelling to encourage the players. A good Elgin delegation met. in the grand stand when the game was called, and their rooting was sutlicient to let the La Grande people know of their presence. The Game was thrilling from start to linish and ended with a score of 0 to0. The next game was played against Cove on our home territory. A got d deal of scrapping livened up this contest which resulted in a score of 10 In 6 in favor ofthe visiting team. Our boys next went to Enterprise to try their luck. Here the result was the same as at La Grande. This made up the tale of Elgin's foot, ball season of 1909. PHYSICAL CULTURE CLUB The Physical Cluture Club includes all that all girls have eve' attempted along athletic lines. Perhaps the work is 11ot considered so very "athletical" atlter all, by the boys, especially by those who always would peak in the door on "physical torture" night to watcl the fun. And even though some of us were dreadfully stupid in catching on to the new steps we have gained a. great deal oi' recre- ation and pleasure from our meetings. The club was organized during the first of the school year with Miss Greene as director. lt was decided to xneet cn lllondays and :Rv ,,y52?5x t N Ae ll F jot: ,W 9 T 6 fy it sf f 1 w'N - , or rf, Elf . E 3 U --,,'-1 , w' xv W N "I it Q - r ml WV -44?-'-5.. 3 L? ' 44,5 1? f?'QVfL,4fE? ' Q ji 'i BEFCRE Wednesdays of each week and rent the skating rink to work in. With the coming of spring it was thought that it would he more pleasant if we could have out door work, so efforts are being made to form a tennis club to play tennis through the last few weeks ol' school and during vacation. The mos-t interesting features of the club work are the fancy marching and the Indian Club swinging, but both will take mor' practice than a year to make perfect. However, our :girls are prof gressing rapidly and the work has helped them greatly. -N 'X AFTER DRAMATIC Cast of Characters Brac ........ ................... . . . Laurose Bailey Bob Wilder .... ..... 1 toy Fashe. Clarissa Avery .. .... I-Ietta Spencei Ransom Sage . . . . .Rolland Thomas Frank Carl .. Montia Witty. Dorcas Jones . . . . . Mabel Arnold John Perkins .. .... Glen Barnes. Anna Blake ..... I ................. ................ B eulah Rhodes For weeks before the play was given you would hear the gentle voices of the different members in every nook and corner rehearsing their parts in a most dramatic tone of voice. Almost every night they would bring Professor out in the blustery weather. This took place for a period of some five weeks, and great expectations were aroused, and not only the school but loyal citizens of the town "sat up and took notice" to such extent that when the night arrived the largest house up to that time greeted the play troupe. lt was December 22d and the comedy drama "BRAC" presented by the High School Theatrical "Troupe" was produced i11 what pioved to be a most interesting andpleasing performance. The curtair arose at 8:30 p. m. The principal feature of the first act was Brac eating ubandanas. The second act was considered the best of the entire play. Two old maids were considered the best of the act. The peculiar cos- tumes of the two old maids caused a loud smile to pass over thr audience. Clarisa Avery's exclamation of "Oh, Ransom! I shall pre- spire! I know I shall!" brought down the house. In the third act the way in which Anna Blake exclaimed, "I have tested your love too long." and turned John Perkins down wart received with great applause. Laurose Bailey as leading lady and Roy Frashier as leading man delivered their parts exceptionally well. lt was said by thosf present that "BRAC" ls one of the best plays ever given in Elgin. Nona Austin. 'i0. I THE B. B. CLUB President-Hazel Smith. Secretary- Nona Austin. Vice-President-Clare Pepper. Treasurer-Lillian Morris. Sergant-at-arms-Laurose Bailey. The B. B. Club is the mystery of the Elgin High School. Ono clear October evening the curiosity of several of the high school l:oys was aroused by seeing a band of girls, in High School caps, inarchill single nie down the street with suppressed giggles. On inquiring the only answer they could gain as to the meaning oi such a procession was, UO. they are only the B. B's," which ol' course enlightened them greatly. If they could only have seen thee? same girls a few minutes later as they lounged in the middle of the fioor around a huge hish of pop corn at Hazel SmDth's, and heard the deep f??J secrets they might have been wiser. Perhaps somf people remember the dignified names with which, at the Valentin party, they attempted to explain the meaning of B. B. Here are some of the shining examples: Beautiful Bunch, Boy Bouncers, Busy Bees, Bed 'Bugs, Baby Buntings, Broncho Busters, Bon Ton Beauties, Blessed Bunch, Babbling Babies, Bouncing Beauties, Black Beau- ties. The club membe1's alone know how to appreciate these noble attempts. In the middle of January a "Stag" party was given at the home of Lillian Morris in honor of the .lunior girls, with Miss Greene as chaperone. The program consisted of wading thzough snow deep enough to allow one to believe she was- about 'to discover the North Pole. Bushels of fun oyster soup, roasted peanuts, and the next day a bunch of rather pale looking girls. . During the winter the members met at their different 'ies to transact business. The following are some oi the rules made an this meeting: J-Always march in designated order. 2-Always wear hair braided down back and high school caps. 3-Never under any consideration forget the pass word. 4- Pay membership fee of S per month. 5-Always address club members under club name under pen- alty of lc. 6-Don't tell any club secrets, to Juniors under death penalty The big public event of the club was the Valentine Party at Larouse Bailey's at which the .lunion Class, ll. H. Faculty, and sev- eral town boys were present. In the "proposal stunt" the boys proved that they were game and Elgin girls need never fear that they will have to wait for "Leap Year" to win a heart and home. Only a few weeks more and the B. B's, will be but a me iory to all. but the five who compose it. To them it will always bring a smile. followed by a wish that they may some day have another meeting: -to laugh over the fun they have had and ask one another, "O don'i you remember'-There was Jennie who wanted a diamond ring, and Kitty. such a funny curious little thing. Then dear Poppy so tall and slender. And gentle Peggy so kind and tender. And Babe al ways the "Last" of our bunch. Now listen, can't you hear her saj' "Oh Gee, kids, ain't it fun to be a B. B.'?" ? 7' '. I .-1 1' X' f ...- Q' ,va pr- ' 'S ' 5' Q 2. , . 7 0- X M t' 44 5 i' -f . Q-7 ,I P" I J f 'f U-N 3 Wx - x il' 7. ' . . I 'W W i ' r it - 3' ixfftrii. 1'r'pl 'Sf-pt S:-pt Svpt Ort. Oc-1. Ort. CM. Ort. Uri. 001. Ori. Out. 0121. .ZS- lif- Ullvllillg ol' sr hool. l'llll0lll3l1llI'1lll Soriety organizml. 'I First nwetin: ot' Pllysiczxl 'Forturv Vluh. "if-f5l'llifil"H hziro class sprezul. Girls lmilco l'oot hull huts. 's pro to lin. Grziiulo to play hull, 2H'1'lllIl2llll0ll hy il joll, ibwslloy unch ot' IG. Il. S. rootors. Foot hull H'Zl.lll go:-.1 to I 0' " - l4nt ipiisr to pl is -H--S1'lllUl'S lizivo il spread. Jil-So :lo the Jimiors. -..-Svc-oml Illlllllill High Svhool f"ll'lliV'll -Cove foot hull IJQIIIIIP. "Kill'e':p, Joe. Kill'om." 1-ls if xi XMKSB 99' fx f -f 1-wi ti f .s -I Q K 1 --' If N " uw I 0 l 5. 'X Q ' if ' X I 1 ' A -' N. D Q L f l A . M ,lx I Q 'iikigggiyx 'X 'ur f - Q 4 ':- 'if .. ur M 5 7 Q. f.c. if Oct. Nov Nov Dec Dec Dec Dec' Dec- Jan. Nov. flvrluuii vxunis. "Who says Miss Gl'06ll9 4':171't hypuotizo? -11111. l'rot'. ll. moves in the zihseuc - of Mrs. B. UA09-lilllfdj-Q1lGSll.u lligh Svhool boys give skzitirr' rink party. Jan. 31--Enterprise proves themselves a bllllCll of pikers. but we turi the reception prepared for tlvm into at llalloxv'eeu party. 10-Teachers meeting at Rites. Prof. li. drinks 3 cups V21 of kuwphy. ll--NVQ all remember Prof B. next clay. 294-Thanksgiving vacation. 22-"Brac" comedy dranm played by E. ll, S. students, .yi -.A-Freshie-Soph party at Ruth MON2l.llf2jhtOll'S. 23--Junior-Senior class party. "Oh, you kids!" 26--Chi-istnms vacation. Sleighride. 27-Glee Club sings :vt Masonic Hull. 3-School opens after the holidays. 4-B. B. Stag Party at Lillian iXlorris'. "Gee 1 wish l had a girl!" A 10-Mid-term exams. "Never say fail." Jan. .Ian Jilll. SOCIAL CALENDAR ICONCLU DED1 l-1-German Club party. 21-State tliilllglllfil' debate. linterprise monies to Elgin. Elgin goes to La Grande. 21-Reception after debate for Enterprise visitors They re- deem their reputation as a bunch of pikers. Feb. 12 Feb. 19 Feb. 22 Feb. 27 Mar. -B. B. Valentine party at the home of Laurose Bailey. -"Dream" given at the opera house by Glee Club. Sophs. and Freshies. have birthday spiead. "Give 'em the ax.' -Juniors have another "Birthday." Cap is knocked off steam radiator and frightens the poor little Seniors. Mar. 17-Juniors have St. Patrick's Day feed. Mar. I7-the Lion gets roused. "Look out, everybody!" 1-Senior-Junior girls play base ball. "Oh, did you see Clare Mar. 18-Vacation week. Rained every day. Apr. black eye?" Apr. 5-Annual goes to press. Apr. 8-Senior spread at Ruth Mc-Naughton's. May l-May Day party. May 17-Annual comes out. ' May 10-Junior Prom. party. May 11-Class Day. May 15-Baccalaureate Se1'mon. May 19-Commencement. May 20-High School picnic. LOCAL HAPPENINGS Miss Pi-tman, our former high schcol tsachsr, is now teacher or school in Montrose, Scotland. English in the Cripple Creek high school, Colorado. Nellie Rainey a member of the Senior class lust year, is now Cleo Thorpe who attended school here last year, is living in Rich- living with her parents in Hill City, Kansas. land, Oregon, now. Mabel Carpenter is pro-tem. teacher of the Elgin school. Nellie Raney, a member of the Senior class last year, is now Montia Witty is now roaming around over the country. be back with her dass next year. Naomi Roberts had to leave schocl on account of sickness in Etta Overton moved with her parents to U-nion. her family. Mrs. F. C. Rinehart. a former class mate of the Seniors, is now Overton Scott had to leave school to work cn the farxil living in Walla Walla. June Heritage left school on account of sickness. .lay Stevenson is now residing in Carlsbad, New Mexico. Ray Frashier and Harold Shntaffer, two Freshmen, are down at Agnes Milne. one of our former Sophomores, is now attending l'almer's lvmber camp working. .L A r 4154 EDITORIAL This is our first annual, our first attempt to get before the public in print. lt representes the energy and the effort of the Elgin High School managedby the Senior class. We know that like all other first efforts, there must be mistakes in it., all of which we hope you will kindly overlook, remembering that the material as well as the work has been gathered by school grlsg girls with high ideals but not of sufficient breadth and experience to stay clear of all errors In work of this character where something has to be said it may be at times, unintentionally, there may work in things which are not alltogether agreeable, but in this case we beg leave to assure you that we have made no intentional aim at any one person with a view of hunting his feelings. Our difficulties have been too numerous to mention and yet wr flatter ourselves that nothing good ever comes into this world except it brings with it an amount of trouble equal to the good. To be specific, however, the question as to who should publish the annua came first, the resignation of our business manager second, and the general misunderstanding growing out of these two momentous difli- culties together with a lack of knowledge of t.he purpose and scope of the annual might be mentioned as the third. Taking all of this at once it nearly put a stop to our work. Too much cannot be said in praise of our strongest and best business manager, who without ouestion or quibble gave us their financial support. We feel that tr them, along with our helpful school mates, we are especially indebted. I X W . w 1 4 5275 1 QW Q g et K m f ' Q xx fifxbm ff W' m 2. 4155 if ffngfu' ,Sly M f 2 5 QQ? W V ff ii 'Q fm Q W " UE ' E ' 'x N 5 S W. QNXS r jf, W me y Ka ML F at IW W --ffkwg MW . fi A B C D ld F G ll l J li L lil stands for Arnold, lllabel don't you see? When she gets mad Oh dear! Oh dear! Oh me. stands for Ben, so quiet and sedate Lillie Page I think makes him a dandy mate. stands for Clare, and for Chester too, They would to each other always be true. stands for "Dot" with pretty pompadore, Guess that't what "Hank" used to adore. stands for Edna. Oli, don't you all know That for the German party Reinhold was her stands for Fulton, an honest lad is lie, When he is quite old a wealthy man he'll be. stands for Glenn, with pretty brown hair, He and Beulah are a very charming pair. stands for Hazel, with this name we have two. beau. They are both good and jolly, and l guess that will do. stands for Ivan. to whom Ivan is true. Ask her what his eyes are and hear her say "blue." stands for Jesse, quite a historian. If he keeps on he'll be a valedictorian. is for knowledge. with this who could it be? Bee, Bet and Edith make one, two three. stands for Le Roy and Lynn as well These two hoys are dandies. you all can tell. f't"'id: for Myrtlcs as well as Moores. l,'.'r1' w'i'fli zinc of those airls Alva most adores? ALPHABET N stands for Nellie. quite Rushing don't you see When she's with a crowd how jolly she can be. O stands for Ollie, who leads a happy life,- She would make Harold H. a very happy wife. P stands for "Posie" Bailey, with winning ways so sweet She makes a hit with all the boys she chances to meet Q stands for Queen wonder who this is? If you can't see its Ruth, well Oh, Gee Whiz. R stands for Roscoe we all know so well He don't like the girls he says, but that will do 'to tell S stands for Senior Heeta S., so I fear, , She can tell the saddest story and never shed a tear. T stands for tease who no one harms, Though you all know it is Mr. Melvin Barnes. U stands foruniform, Harold S. will surely wear, He is the boy who has such pretty hair. V stands for very good and kind, Lulu H. is the best girl you will find. W stands for wealthy, the Ethels will surely be, For two more industrious girls, I fear you'll nerr' . X stands for unknown quantity, who would this hit? Miss Lillian Morris surely wears the mit. Y stands for youth, who we all know so well, Mr. Ray. H. with whom Nona cuts quilte a swcil. Z stands for zealous and steady as a rock, This you know is Mr. Robert Brock. CHEER FOR ELGIN HIGH tTune-Pride of the Prairiej Cheer for Old Elgin, Elgin must wing Fight to the finish never give in: Do your best boys, we'll do the rest boys, Tight for victory. E. M.. '12 THE SENIORS Five sweet girlies are passing Five, whom the pupils of Elgin With their bright faces among Our hearts have known naught Now their lives are going like Than the petals of faded rose from us, High hold dear. us. but cheer. ' sweet music that softer falls blown to the grass, Or the shadows that are cast from the high built walls, Or those that flicker on the waves in a deep pass. Yet, when their brows have grown wrinkled from sorrow and pair We shall still regard them as a link in memories' golden chain. tFrom a Freshmanj B. B. SOPHOMORE MOTTOES JOKLETS Elsie-Smile and forget it. l Robert-Hang on with a bull dog grip. Fulton-Think twice before you speak, Olive-Never give up. Edith-never do today what can be put olt till toniorzow. Myrtle-Grin and bear it. Bethel-Being good is a lonesome job. Beatrice-Keep your shirt on. Nellie-Dig. Ben-Always paddle your own 031109. Myrtle G.-Always get out of it if you can. Edna-Do or die. Lillian: "What is peiitoneum?" Miss Greene: "The covering of the heart." Nona-t'They give asaphoetida to babies." Miss Greene: "What for, to rot their teeth?" Mr. Rice-"What is absorption?" Class: "Taking in." Mr. Rice: "Have you ever been absorbed?" Lillian-"Oh, I tell you I'm a singer. no I'm a Wheeler and Wilcox. Miss Greene-tTrying to read and eat apples at the same time? "Somehow every time I take a bite of this thing I have to stop and I chew it." Laurose-fAfter serious thinkingy "Guess maybe l'l have another name for this annual." RAH! FOR ELGIN HIGH tTune-Down in Jflgle Town.J Hurrah for Elgin High, A' We'll win or know The reason whyg Then you'll hear the welkin ring ,V With the music while we sing. We'll give a yell, O hear us scr J We'll be true 621111 .4 O Elgin High to you, And win a victory. For our foot ball team ' 4+ H. K. S. '11. I AS OTHERS SEE US SOPHOMORE JINGLE First is Edna with eyes of brown, Oh, she's the smartest girl in town, She stands at tl1e head of our class. And a right and bonny lass. Next is a little boy, funny Ben, He is always slow but sure. lf he tails at first he tries again, For "blues" he's absolute cure. Next is Myrtle, sincere and true, Who cares not for books and boys, Burt likes to tell of her ponies too. And of Caesars wars with all their joys. Then comes Fulton, sober as a judge. l'le's good and respectable, though if the house were buring he wouldn't budge, Yet in Latin and English he's not slow. "here is Beatrice, such a busy young girl, We all like her fine, indeed, But she sets us in quite a whirl, Her recor-d's made for speed. Next is Bobbie, so tall and slim. He says such funny things: We hold a warm spot. in our heart for him. He'll face the world for a smile with its stin Now comes Bethel, our girl of books: JUNIOR RHYME We'rc the three little .Iuniors and a jolly lot, There are lletta and Mabel and little Dot. We are always merry and full of cheer. For ncxt year's to be our Senior year. Mabel gets lonesome and is sometimes blue. And llettie at periods gets a streak on her too. llnt Dotty most generally, so solemn and kind, Says, "Oh, tice! cheer up. come on, You don't mind." R. M. '13, She writes the nicest stories, And gets her grade in spite of crooks, And in spite of her fret and worries. Next is Olive. so loyal and so brave, She comes to school three milesg Who says we do not for knowledge crave, Knows nothing about her trials. Then there is Hughey who never frets, General History is her stand by, She pays for all the praise she gets For she's a worker, My! Oh My! Next is Elsie, ours we say. But she does such funny things She may soon be stolen away, For jokers frequently grow wings, Here we have Edith, with eyes of blue, Who speaks so soft 'and low. Ask her anything. when'er you do She's always sure to know. Last of all is red hair me Author of these silly rhymes, A happy past and futu1'e I see, In spite of my school day criri 2 Did you ever wonder what would happen? JOKLETS Hetta-Don't flirt. Lottie-"Don"t'you know he really winked at me today." Laurose- "That't nothing, he would wink at anything, he has winked at in several times." ' Mabel-"Are there any good looking girls in that car?" Hetta- "I don't know, but there are some pretty good looking boys." Georg B. happened to be in the car. THE SENIOR CLASS U-:AVE GOT THEIR BRASSl ll-ii- The Senior class And if they can They've got their brass, Win one by beguile. For, when Prof, says, "You're not at work," They'l1 win him in a little while. They seem to think they ought to shirk. But this year ends their career, But when tall Rice in does stalk, They stop their play with a mightv balk And down our faces will drop a tear. I V ' by and by, we will not cry, lle scans their faces, takes six paces For our teachers they will be And nabs them by the collar ' ' And shakes them 'mi they holler. And take fhelf SDM OH YOU and me- They want a man Robert Brock JOKELETS WONDER WHAT WOULD HAPPEN? Alr. Rice 1Tell of a fatal accidentl-"He broke his neck betweez' lf Mr. Bailey forgot to put -the paddle in the ice cream freezer The Dalles and Portland." Miss G lin English classy "Use the word 'transpires' in a sc:- If the Annual came out on time. If Miss Greene should skip German class. tencef' Bright pupil-"The ocean transpiresf' If Elsie did not know how much draying cost for every kind l Clare-l'Somehow when my picture is taken my mouth is either parcels, from a paper of pins to a barrel of Hou". open or shut. Wise Senior ltrying to vent her indignationl-"I just can't ex- press my words." Laurose ftrying to think up jokes for the Annuall-"I believc l'll try to say something funny!" , Miss G. tgiving directions to Physical Cluture classle-Devitalizel If Nona should fail to show her temper It Lottie did not have a pompadour. If Miss Henline failed to be pleased. If Olive should not be at school. If Mabel should fail to cackle. If Fulton should tell a joke. first the 1-ight foot, then the left foot, then both, " ' lf Lillian did nolt argue where there was a chance. Mr. Rice fin geometry classl-"Try and make your figures like If Bee failed Q0 myt- mine. I have a fine figure, lf Mr. lllice failed to blush. , a it Myrtle to Mr. Rice-"Is the man who made this geomertry alive?" If Hazel S' Should get mad. lggcgelietlges, Myrtle: l wish he had died before he thot of gelztfaileq Sotsmilii t. - e a .ale o as ues ion. Mr. B-"Clare, name the muscles of the arm." Clare-"Ball If Laurose forgot to say? "Oh, i:n't that naughty?" and socket." She said no more. lf Mr. Bailey should sing a Southern melody. DON'TS Myrtle-D0n't giggle. Boys-Don 't get lonesome Laurose-Don't study. Mr. B.-Don't get groughy. Mr. R.-Don't blush, Lillian-Don't argue. Bethel-Don't worry. Alva-Don't be bashful. ROOT! One! Two! Three! Four! Who for? What for? Who're you goin to yell for? Elgin, Elgin, Elgin High! ' V-I C-T-0-R-Y Elgin! Elgin! 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OUR ADVICE TC YOU IS Buyatown lot or a piece of ranch property--which you can do by paying small monthly pay- ments--and it will double in value before it is paid for. We Write Fire Insurance The Slough Investment Company 25 to 50 cents on the Dollar ls the saving for you at the Elgin Second Hand Store On Furniture, Ranges, Heaters, Granite, Glass, China Dishes, Car- pets, Art Squares and Iron Beds. H. W. BUELL, Proprietor Hdckell fum6ef eo. Will pay you 8086 fbi' foys and will sell you Laurntfer on .Zak JW! Farm, Timber. Or- L d Chard and Berry City Property, improved and uu- improved, Irrigated Land and Dry Farming. Wm. Mcliroy 81 Co. Elgin, Oregon Niles SL Hallgarth Tousorial Parlors Shaving and Hair Cutting Hot and Cold ll.tths Agents for the A. B C Laundry There is a Charm About getting what you want. You can always get what you want at the Pioneer Hdw'e Store General Hardware, Tin and Gian- iteware and Stoves. Sporting Goods a specialty R. D. ZWEIFEL, Prop. Elgin, Ore. 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